biggie

[big-ee]
noun Slang.
1.
an important, influential, or prominent person; big shot; bigwig.
2.
something that is very large, important, impressive, or successful: a merger of two corporate biggies; a movie that was this year's box-office biggie.

Origin:
1930–35; big1 + -ie

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biggie definition


  1. n.
    something or someone important. : As problems go, this one's a biggie.
  2. n.
    copulation. (Usually with the.) : But I don't think I'm ready for the biggie.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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Example sentences
Another biggie is stress, which is known to take a toll on immune systems and heighten risk to various ailments.
No biggie, this was going in the yard and would be hidden out of the way.
Learning a foreign language is a biggie when studying abroad.
Another biggie for small businesses is staying compliant with employment and labor laws.
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